whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?
Page 1 of 6 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 55


  1. #1
    Tinhorn
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Buffalo,New York
    Posts
    41
    Member #
    79
    Thanked
    10 times

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    So,what is your favorite rimfire in your collection? I have two.I have a Marlin 39a made in 1952 thats all original and shoots perfect.It has a fabulous trigger and the smoothest action of all my guns.I have won a bunch of off hand contests with this gun at my gun club.Not that I'm any kind of marksmen,but this gun helped.
    The other is a Remington 540x target gun I picked up from a retired rifle team couch.This gun is a bench rest gun for me.It's pretty heavy.I can shoot a thumb tack every time with this one.I love it.
    Anyone else have a rimefire that they wont part with? Lets hear about it.

  2. #2

    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Posts
    702
    Member #
    24
    Thanked
    6 times

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    Deleted by Martin

  3. #3

    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Posts
    126
    Member #
    97
    Thanked
    1 times

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    My Marlin 1897 Cowboy...the more I shoot it the more I love it.

  4. Remove Advertisements
    MarlinOwners.com
    Advertisements
     

  5. #4
    Birdman of Auburn
    Guest

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    My Winchester 9422M. Sweet gun. And exceptionally well made.

  6. #5
    Tinhorn
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Penna
    Posts
    69
    Member #
    87
    Thanked
    3 times

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    Marlin 39A, 1958 vintage. I am still getting used to the receiver sights that I recently installed after having it scoped for over twenty years. I'm amazed at how well it groups with these sights. I guess I was under the wrong impression that iron sights were far inferior to scoped rifles. I'm not saying they are as precise, just that the difference isn't as great as I had thought it would be. Glen

  7. #6
    Sidewinder
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Western Montana Rockies
    Posts
    183
    Member #
    159
    Thanked
    7 times

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    My favorite is the 39A, but the 880SQ, a close 2nd, is the most accurate.

    There are several others, and all do well for the intended purpose. The 25N, the 10/22 with shortened stock,
    and the 15YN belong to my sons. My stainless 10/22 and the MKII pistol are mine.....sometimes not!
    The boys are having a ball with that MKII!

    hogship





    Great, great, great, great, great grandson of a Revolutionary War Veteran.

    Bill of RIGHTS, not bill of NEEDS

    Visit my photo album, Vietnam 1968-69 at: http://www.picturetrail.com/taipan22alpha

    39A.....880SQ.....15YN..... 336CB..... 1895GS

  8. #7
    Platinum Poster
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    State College, Pa
    Posts
    25,055
    Member #
    12
    Thanked
    723 times

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    Marlin 25mn... CZ 452 Special. Remington 581 ... Love all of them.. all accurate and fun to shoot.....
    Gunjunkie..

    "Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness." --George Washington

  9. #8

    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Posts
    77
    Member #
    39
    Thanked
    1 times

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    My Ruger MKII Standard model gets the most use out of all my rimfires, but as far as rifles go its my 39A with Lyman rec. sight.

  10. #9

    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Posts
    84
    Member #
    10
    Thanked
    10 times

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    My favorite that I shoot is a 1897 CB w/Marbles tang site. What a nostalgic shooter. The one that I don't shoot is a Mod. 39a DOM 1939 in 99.5+ condition. I didn't know if it mattered, shooter or nonshooter? Thought I'd throw in both.

  11. #10
    GLC
    GLC is offline
    Wrangler
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Southeast Pennsylvania
    Posts
    422
    Member #
    148
    Thanked
    2 times

    whats your favorite rimefires in your collection?

    #1 Favorite- Marlin 880SQ bedded into a laminated stock, Weaver V-16 scope. Incredibly accurate.

    #2 Favorite- Ruger 77/22 stainless/synthetic with Leupold 3X9 compact scope. Light, handy, maintenance free, and accurate.

    #3 Favorite- Marlin 39 TDS with Lyman Peep. Give me a brick of ammo, a few soda cans, and maybe a paper target or two and I'm set for a whole lot of fun.
    "Let us speak courteously, deal fairly, and keep ourselves armed and ready." Theodore Roosevelt


Page 1 of 6 123 ... LastLast

Home | Forum | Active Topics | What's New | Subscribed Threads

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Search tags for this page

is the marlin 880ss rare

,

kimber82c bull barrel ss

,

marlin 880 sq accuracy

Click on a term to search for related topics.